Practical Metallurgy and Materials of Industry

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9780471864615: Practical Metallurgy and Materials of Industry
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This is the only engineering technology text that serves both welding and manufacturing technology metallurgy programs. It provides complete coverage of ferrous and nonferrous metals, understanding their manufacture, and how to work with them (welding, heat treating, surface treating, and understanding causes of product failure). In-depth coverage is also given of plastics, glass composites, ceramics, concrete, and wood. The text is highly illustrated with over 400 photographs and drawings; each chapter has workshop material presented in 'step- by-step' fashion, allowing students to apply practical applications to the principles presented in the chapter; and each chapter contains objectives, introduction, self-evaluation questions and laboratory experiments. The previous edition of this book was published in 1984.

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Introductory, practical overview of engineering materials/metallurgy a low-mathematical level for the two-year technical programs.

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Practical Metallurgy and Materials of Industry, Sixth Edition, provides a practical introduction to engineering materials /metallurgy. It includes many of the latest industry processes that change the physical and mechanical properties of materials. Numerous illustrations and photo micrographs are provided to support and enhance the material presented in the text.

Other features of this classic text on metals and other modern materials include:

  • review questions and case problems at the end of each chapter
  • 8 pages of color illustrations of heat treatment, mechanical testing, metallography, fractography, failure analysis, and corrosion
  • information on sample preparation for testing

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John E. Neely
Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc (1984)
ISBN 10: 0471864617 ISBN 13: 9780471864615
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